Ableton Live

Ableton Livefor Windows


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Joseph Johnson
Joseph Johnson
Appsitory Reviewer

Create musical masterpieces without leaving your PC

Ableton Live is a high-quality music creation and video editing application. It has been one of the favorites of DJs and musicians for a long time because it has an almost limited set of virtual instruments, impressive effects, and various functions for mixing music. Moreover, the program is multiplatform and has a version for Windows. We will tell you about it.

Primary program features

Ableton Live for Windows allows users to edit compositions and videos and mix music in real-time. Its user-friendly interface and support for many operating systems can attract even a novice user. Its primary features are listed below:

  • Full studio work;

  • Creating compositions;  

  • Video and audio processing and editing;

  • Great sampling and virtual instruments;

  • Real-time editing;

  • User-friendly mixer.

Users can use synthesizers, acoustic and electric drums, samplers, and other exciting tools to create their masterpieces.


The software offers two types of work: arrangement and Session. The first is similar to a traditional timeline, while Session lets you add effects and experiment with the sound. You can associate any key on the keyboard with the desired effect to speed up creating and rendering an audio track. Later versions support many controllers, including M-Audio Hammer 88 Pro, Oxygen Pro Mini, and Oxygen MKV Series.

Ableton Live for Windows features include real-time audio stretching and distortion and even importing video files to synchronize audio with video. You can take advantage of audio effects from an extensive built-in library. It is possible to extend functionality using plugins, and repetitive actions can be automated with macros if necessary.

There is a collection of sounds, beats, samples, and other ready-made packs, being replenished with each release. Since Ableton is a professional DAW, users need some technical knowledge to use the program. The software includes clear documentation with many easy-to-use tutorials and clips for a faster start.

Who should install this program?

Ableton Live is a professional software for people involved in the music industry in any way. The application is used by major recording studios, world-famous DJs, and musicians. This editor for creating and processing music has advanced features, various effects, and the latest tricks. No matter what genre of music you write, Ableton Live is for everyone. You can create electronic music, small beats, EDM, and other compositions at your pleasure. The following benefits will help you do that:

  • Excellent performance on computers with multi-core processors;

  • Extended support for VST, ASIO, and Core Audio plugins;

  • Suitable for 32-bit/192 kHz audio recording;

  • All kinds of consoles, sounds, and virtual instruments are available;

  • Excellent equalizer;

  • Working with all known music formats;

  • A great solution for creating mixes in real-time.

It's worth noting that the application was created together with famous DJs and geniuses of the music world. Therefore, one review is not enough to describe this music editor's functionality and features.

  • Encompasses all processes
  • Tutorials and guides
  • Intuitive interface
  • Requires technical knowledge

Also available in other platforms